3-Day Chimpanzee Trekking in the Primate Capital

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OVERVIEW
This 3-Day Chimpanzee Trekking in the Primate Capital in Kibale Forest National Park (Primate capital) is so magical where you enjoy a variety of activities such as Chimpanzee tracking, Chimpanzee Habituation, swamp walks, Hikes, biking and many more others. On this Tour you will be able to see the the 13 species of primates hosted by the Park together with different activities such as village and swamp walks around the area.

Highlights of the safari

Day 1: Arrival and transfer to Queen Elizabeth National Park

Day 2: Morning Game Drive and Afternoon Boat trip along the Kazinga Channel

Day 3: Transfer back to Kampala

Day 1 Transfer to Kibale Forest National Park

You will start your drive to western Uganda through the beautiful green scenery and the tea plantations. You will have a chance to interact with local people during the walk through the market after lunch. You will have a one hour drive to Kibale forest where you will be able to spot some monkeys, birds and Baboons on your way and during the stop-overs. You will sleep at any of the suggested accommodations according to your budget. This journey takes 6-7 hours.

Main Destination:  Kibale National Park

 Accommodation :Kibale Forest Camp, Primate lodge, Kibale Forest lodge

Meals & Drinks: All meals included

Drinking Water (Other drinks not included)

Day 2 Chimpanzee tracking

Start your day with breakfast at the lodge and prepare for your trip for Chimpanzee walk. Kibale forest National park consists of around 13 primate Species. While at the park, you will be able to see many types of monkeys like the wonderful Red Columbus, Grey cheeked Manga bey, Black and white Columbus monkey, L’hoest monkey and the amazing Chimpanzees. Here you will experience our cousins today for one hour and the trip takes 3-4 hours walk through the tropical rain forest with the experienced guide. After lunch you will visit Bigodi swamp for the walk to spot some monkeys and bird species and that takes you through grassland, small communities where the locals are very enthusiastic to shake hands with white people through coffee plantations and peoples gardens to see how they do daily work.

Main Destination:  Kibale National Park

 Accommodation :Kibale Forest Camp, Primate lodge, Kibale Forest lodge

Meals & Drinks: All meals included

Drinking Water (Other drinks not included)

Day 3 Drive Back to Kampala / Entebbe

Today after breakfast, you will drive to Kampala and do a city tour where you will visit the numerous crafts markets, Kampala taxi park with hundreds of commuter taxis jam parked in a small park (you will be guided to climb the adjacent high buildings to have an aerial view of this sometimes chaotic park). Alternatively, you will visit Kampala’s biggest Mosque that was sponsored by Late Muamar Gadaffi the former President of Libya or transfer to Entebbe. You will have Lunch in a nice restaurant of your choice in Kampala and then transfer to the accommodation or the airport for your flight. The journey from Kibale will take 5-6 hours.

Main Destination: Entebbe (City)

Accommodation: No accommodation (End of Tour)

Meals & Drinks: All meals included

Drinking Water (Other drinks not included)

END OF TRIP

Tour Include

  • Park fees
  • Gorilla permits
  • Chimp permits
  •  All activities
  • All accommodation
  • A professional driver/guide
  • All transportation
  • All Taxes/VAT
  • Round-trip airport transfer
  • Meals
  •  Drinking water

Tour Exclude

  • International flights
  • Additional accommodation before and at the end of the tour
  • Tips
  •  Personal items
  • Government imposed increase of taxes and/or park fees